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Sponsored Post Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Realty welcomes Brittany Robinson

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Realty welcomes Brittany Robinson

From Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest Realty: Brittany Robinson was born and raised in the greater Seattle area, she has watched the market and has been fascinated with real... [Read more]

9-runs enough for Highline Bears to notch first win of season Saturday night

9-runs enough for Highline Bears to notch first win of season Saturday night

By Luke Olson It was an offense head coach Josh Evans has been waiting for – one he knew all season long that would be able to produce. After taking a 2-0 lead early in the bottom of the second, the... [Read more]

Offense struggles as North Sound Emeralds blank Highline Bears, 3-0

Offense struggles as North Sound Emeralds blank Highline Bears, 3-0

By Luke Olson It was not long ago head coach Josh Evans would make his case that reliever A.J. Palmer could possibly get some starts for the Highline Bears in the near future after an impressive performance... [Read more]

UPDATE: Local Filmmaker gives Port of Seattle Commissioners an ‘Intermission’

UPDATE: Local Filmmaker gives Port of Seattle Commissioners an ‘Intermission’

Local attorney, activist and filmmaker Steve Edmiston took a break from his ongoing project – to brief the Port of Seattle Commissioners on the impact of aircraft operations on our communities – to... [Read more]

Hotel development, finances, human services on Monday Council agenda

Hotel development, finances, human services on Monday Council agenda

On the agenda for Monday night’s regular Burien City Council meeting is an update on hotel development – including suggested locations – along with a report from the Human Services Commission, amending... [Read more]

VIDEO: Recognize these vandals? They destroyed a tree outside Hot Feet Fitness

VIDEO: Recognize these vandals? They destroyed a tree outside Hot Feet Fitness

Until last Sunday evening, June 10, Hot Feet Fitness in Burien had been nurturing a beautiful Japanese Red Leaf Maple tree. But that night, some young people driving a 4-door sedan (WA state license #BJC0375... [Read more]

Burien Arts will be serving up delicious Strawberry Shortcake all weekend!

Burien Arts will be serving up delicious Strawberry Shortcake all weekend!

When you’re strolling through Strawberry Days in Burien this weekend, don’t forget to visit our friends at Burien Arts’ booth for the most delicious old fashioned shortcake and lemonade! Their... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Open Houses: Burien, Normandy Park, West Seattle, Phinney Ridge

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Open Houses: Burien, Normandy Park, West Seattle, Phinney Ridge

Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest Real Estate will be holding four great Open Houses this weekend! The first is a move-in ready Rambler in Burien’s quiet Blakley Manor... [Read more]

Washington State Patrol seeking public’s help on Wed. SR 509 shooting

Washington State Patrol seeking public’s help on Wed. SR 509 shooting

At approximately 1:42 p.m. on Wednesday, June 13, 2018, Washington State Patrol (WSP) communications began receiving 911 calls from individuals stating that their vehicles had been struck by gunfire (read... [Read more]

Early bird registration for the 2018 Burien Brat Trot is now open!

Early bird registration for the 2018 Burien Brat Trot is now open!

Chase Bret the Brat through the streets of Burien with this fast, fun and frivolous 5K run – coming Sunday, Sept. 30, 2018 – to benefit the students of Highline Public Schools! Stay after for Bavarian... [Read more]

Bradley McDougald ready to take either safety position for Seahawks

Bradley McDougald ready to take either safety position for Seahawks

By Luke Olson The Seahawks front office made it a top priority this offseason to sign Safety Bradley McDougald by retaining him for three more years. He stepped in when needed with injuries coming to... [Read more]

Navos will merge with Community Psychiatric Clinic

Navos will merge with Community Psychiatric Clinic

Local non-profit Navos and Community Psychiatric Clinic (CPC) on Thursday (June 14) announced that they planned to merge, allowing them to increase access to urgently needed behavioral health services... [Read more]

Burien’s new ‘Great Day of Play’ will be at Moshier Field on Saturday, June 30

Burien’s new ‘Great Day of Play’ will be at Moshier Field on Saturday, June 30

Burien’s new – and FREE – ‘Great Day of Play’ will be held on Saturday, June 30, from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Join in and have FUN at the Great Day of Play, featuring: Touch-A-Truck Field of inflatables Sports... [Read more]

Blood Drive will be held at Burien Community Center on Thursday, June 21

Blood Drive will be held at Burien Community Center on Thursday, June 21

A Blood Drive will be held at the Burien Community Center on Thursday, June 21. 45 minutes of your time donating blood can potentially save up to 3 lives. Donations of all 8 blood types are needed daily. WHEN:... [Read more]

Highline Bears’ first-ever Bobblehead Night is this Saturday with Buntly!

Highline Bears’ first-ever Bobblehead Night is this Saturday with Buntly!

The Highline Bears will be holding their first-ever Bobblehead Night this Saturday, June 16 when they take on the Redmond Dudes at Mel Olsen Stadium in White Center. And the collectible Bobblehead will... [Read more]

Sustainable Airport Master Plan Open House is at South Seattle College Thurs.

Sustainable Airport Master Plan Open House is at South Seattle College Thurs.

The Port of Seattle will be holding its next Sustainable Airport Master Plan (SAMP) Open House and Presentation at South Seattle College this Thursday, June 14, from 4:30 – 7 p.m. This is one of two... [Read more]

Highline Bears bats go quiet against Walla Walla Sweets in non-league matchup

Highline Bears bats go quiet against Walla Walla Sweets in non-league matchup

By Luke Olson It’s hard for teams to win ball games when not many hits nor walks are registered for them. It’s even harder when you give away a total of eight free passes on walks to the opposing... [Read more]

‘Active shooter’ shoots, hits 4 cars on SR 509 in Burien/SeaTac Wed. afternoon

‘Active shooter’ shoots, hits 4 cars on SR 509 in Burien/SeaTac Wed. afternoon

By Scott Schaefer A huge police turnout on and around SR 509 near where south Burien meets the SeaTac City limits was in response to an ‘active shooter’ who shot and hit four vehicles on the... [Read more]

LETTER: Someone destroyed 12 Lois Schipper for State Senate campaign signs

LETTER: Someone destroyed 12 Lois Schipper for State Senate campaign signs

[EDITOR’S NOTE: The following is a Letter to the Editor, written by a Reader. It does not necessarily reflect the opinion of The B-Town Blog nor its staff:] Dear Editor: As happened last week in... [Read more]

Highline High School Alumni Foundation awards over $67,000 in scholarships

Highline High School Alumni Foundation awards over $67,000 in scholarships

On Sunday evening, June 10, the Highline High School Alumni Foundation awarded over $67,000 in scholarships to 23 graduating seniors of Highline High School…

Watchdog group recommends changes to King County Sheriff’s Office policy

Watchdog group recommends changes to King County Sheriff’s Office policy

A report presented on Tuesday (June 12) by the King County Office of Law Enforcement Oversight (OLEO) calls for policy changes related to how the King County Sheriff’s Office presents information to... [Read more]

Kick-off Strawberry Days weekend with Kiwanis Pancake Breakfast Saturday

Kick-off Strawberry Days weekend with Kiwanis Pancake Breakfast Saturday

Kick-off Strawberry Days weekend this Saturday, June 16, 2018, with the annual Kiwanis Pancake Breakfast from 8 a.m. – Noon at the Burien Fire Station. On the menu: Pancakes Black Forest Ham Strawberries Orange... [Read more]

Sponsored Post DAL Law Firm: Is It Time to Revise Your Will?

DAL Law Firm: Is It Time to Revise Your Will?

From Advertiser DAL Law Firm: Designed by Freepik Is It Time to Revise Your Will? The estate planning you build today could be your final gift to those you love most; proactive execution of final wishes... [Read more]

Some Soap Box Derby science tips may help you win at Strawberry Days Saturday

Some Soap Box Derby science tips may help you win at Strawberry Days Saturday

By Joe Moldovan With the upcoming Soap Box Derby race quickly approaching – this Saturday, June 16 at Noon during Strawberry Days – I wanted to share some fun science facts for when you are building... [Read more]